A Mangalorean feast

A spread consisting of pork, chicken curry, fish curry, crabs, prawn masala, clams masala, rice and idlis. The salad is the only excuse for a vegetable in the menu.

Kori Rotty (article that first appeared on iDiva.com)

Kori Rotty (article that first appeared on iDiva.com) In traditional Mangalorean cuisine, coconut is almost always the main ingredient and is used even more for festivals and special celebrations. Coconut gives any food a distinct coastal feel, a kind of sweetness that brings out the flavour of the region and a reminder of the sea….

Celine’s chicken curry (article that first appeared on iDiva.com)

Celine’s chicken curry (article that first appeared on iDiva.com) My grandmother Celine D’Souza was quite a feisty woman. She raised eight children, along with grandfather who was with the Indian navy (Lt Cdr Mark D’Souza, VSM, Indian Navy), and was practically a single mother when my grandfather was serving the country. A disciplinarian matching my…

Malwani lunch with the boys

It was one of those afternoons when cooking wasn’t appealing to me (as usual). So after feeding my 1 year old with boiled rice and fish, we decided to go to Rassa in Charkop for lunch. Rassa is one of our favourite fish joints for several reasons. The service is quick, the choices are few…

Home cooked food FTW!

Its been a while since i cooked at home, I have a cook who cooks my daily meals. I love to cook food but i hate it when i have to eat or cook alone…considering my son has 6 teeth only he cant give me much company. So i invited my cousin over @JasonRGoveas who…

Bacon nirvana

Amazing Barbecue Chicken Pizza with Bacon at California Pizza Kitchen